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Planting in August - GardenGrow

Beans - broad beans, fava beans (also Fava bean) Sow seed
Cabbage Sow seed
Chives (also Garden chives) Plant out (transplant) seedlings
Radish Sow seed
Rocket (also Arugula/Rucola) Sow seed
Rutabaga (also Swedes) Sow seed
Spinach (also English spinach) Sow seed
Turnip Sow seed

Planning for September

Beans - broad beans, fava beans (also Fava bean) Sow seed
Cabbage Sow seed
Garlic Plant cloves
Shallots (also Eschalots) Sow seed
Spinach (also English spinach) Sow seed
Turnip Sow seed

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Recent Comments

  • 17 Sep - Anon
    A plant needs a preferred amount of soil (nutrient) to grow a reasonably decent crop. Without knowing what size pot you have I always question whether people use a big enough pot for what they wan...
    in Cucumber
  • 16 Sep - Anon
    What is the difference between growing in hanging basket and on trellis. Probably grow any kind. Try apple cucumbers - a lot more taste.
    in Cucumber
  • 16 Sep - Anon
    Google it.
    in Yacon
  • 14 Sep - Lisa
    I bought a some seedlings on trademe from a seller in Akaroa. They have been growing really well and arrived in great condition.
    in Cape Gooseberry
  • 14 Sep - Glenys
    I live in Katikati, BOP. Anyone know where I can get yakon plants? Thanks
    in Yacon
  • 14 Sep - Kirsty
    What cucumbers are suitable for growing in hanging baskets?
    in Cucumber
  • 09 Sep - Anon
    Water the garden the day before you are going to plant the seeds. Put the seeds in a glass of water the night before you are going to plant them. Plant the seeds the next day and give a light wate...
    in Beans - climbing

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